Master of Teaching (Primary and Early Childhood) Deakin University

4.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Ranked #7 in our University Rankings
Masters Degree
2.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Master of Teaching (Primary/Early Childhood) is course fully accredited by the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) for both early childhood and primary teacher registration. This course prepares graduates for employment as primary and early childhood teachers in Australian and overseas.

Selecting this course offers you more flexibility in the settings you will be qualified to teach in when you graduate. You will study units relevant to early childhood and primary education including: curriculum, math, science, the arts, English/literacy, language, humanities, health and physical education and play pedagogy.

Practical teaching experiences throughout your Masters of Teaching (Primary/Early childhood) course will ensure you have the practical experience you need to launch into your teaching career.

You will complete 95 days of professional experience and will be required to apply for the Working With Children Check (WWCC) administered by the Department of...

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There is a strong demand for qualified teachers and graduate starting salaries for teachers are high compared to the graduate average. The increased demand for...

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Average ratings for Master of Teaching (Primary and Early Childhood) Deakin University based on 1 review
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Student Reviews

August 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives: Assessments that allow you to use critical thinking.

Practical placements

Negatives: Sometimes lecturers can be vague

My advice to future students is: Manage your time wisely

Be creative and experiment various teaching and learning styles/methods


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